Reduce your risk of Dementia

Having done the Dementia Awareness talk at Poole Library last month, I thought it was only right to focus this month’s blog on Dementia. Dementia is a set of symptoms that accompany a number of diseases that affects the brain. It is a progressive disorder affecting how your brain works and in particular your ability to remember, think and reason. There are many types of Dementia which can impact on your mood and behavioural changes. The different types of Dementia are; Alzheimer’s Disease This is where an abnormal protein surrounds the brain cells causing a loss of concentration between nerve cells and eventually the death of the nerve cells. The people suffering from Alzheimer’s normally have a shortage of the…

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